Alfred E. Chave announced a new category to their expanding range of produce: Apples & Pears. “We are constantly looking for opportunities that support and create value for our customers and suppliers while connecting with everyday people with the best fresh fruit and vegetables we have to offer,” said Anthony Joseph, Managing Director of Alfred E. Chave.
“The addition of this new category sees us welcome some of Australia’s leading apple and pear growers. The Andreatta Family of Golden Valley Orchards in Stanthorpe, Batlow Fruit Co-Op, Prima Fresh, Freshmax Australia.”
“We have a complete range of apple varieties that Australia has to offer: Red Del, Granny Smith, Royal Gala, Pink Lady and the amazing Kanzi®. Which is complemented by a complete range of Pears: Packham, Bosc, Jose, Williams, Corella, and the amazing PIQA Boo and Red Lantern pears.”
The scale of Alfred E. Chave in 2021 reflects their industry knowledge, 100 years of expertise, passion and commitment to its suppliers and customers with a wide variety of top-quality fresh fruit and vegetables that support both local and international markets. “Our mission is to be passionate and dedicated to meeting the needs of our fresh produce value chain supporting our growers and reliably supplying our customers with fresh, high-quality fruit and vegetables.”
Subsequently heading up the apple and pear category is industry expert Cameron Cooper supported by his son Zach. Cameron has over 30 years of experience. Along with Zach brings 40 plus years of knowledge and expertise to the AEC Team. “It has been great to welcome Cameron and Zach. They have hit the ground running and are a great cultural fit. We are proud to welcome them to the AEC Team, Joseph said."